ZUFALL.
THIS IS US.

CORPORATE VALUES

The ZUFALL logistics group is a family-run logistics service provider with almost 100 years of experience. The company has set out to make logistics more sustainable and mindful. ZUFALL wants to set new standards with innovation and a consistent customer focus. To this end, the company brings everything to the table – experience, knowledge and a spirit of continuous evolution.

MANAGEMENT

Peter Müller-Kronberg

Chief Executive Officer

Jürgen Wolpert

Chief Product Officer

Christoph Göbel

Chief Regional Officer

Thomas Köhler

Chief Financial Officer

Metrics

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5,14 Mio.

SHIPMENTS PER YEAR

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2.223

EMPLOYEES

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431 Mio.

TURNOVER IN EUR

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12 DE

BRANCHES

INNOVATION

The zufall.lab is a physical place to work on the sustainable and mindful future of the logistics world. In three workshop rooms, a co-working area and five logistics halls, a creative place has emerged from an old shipping company. It is made up of a combination of spaces, tools, technologies, methods and knowledge carriers.

A place made by people from the organisation for the organisation.

COMPANY HISTORY

1928

Company formation in Kassel

On 1 June 1928, Friedrich Zufall founded the company ‘Hessischer Fernverkehr Friedrich Zufall GmbH’ with its headquarters in Kassel.

1943

Relocation of headquarters to Göttingen

After several bombings of Kassel, the headquarters were moved to Göttingen in 1943.

1976

Founding partner DPD

Friedrich Zufall GmbH is one of 18 leading German freight forwarders who founded DPD Deutscher Paketdienst in 1976

1991

Founding of AXTHELM + ZUFALL

Following the German Reunification, the company Axthelm + Zufall GmbH & Co KG was founded in Kölleda (Thuringia) in 1991 together with the company Carl Axthelm.

2003

Joint Venture Distribo

In 2003, ZUFALL founded the joint venture Distribo GmbH in Göttingen together with Sartorius AG. In 2014, a new logistics centre with around 15,000 m² was built for Distribo in Groner Siekanger in Göttingen.

2019

Founding of zufall.lab

With the zufall.lab, ZUFALL created a place to further anchor the areas of sustainability, innovation and new working within the company.

CERTIFICATES

ISO 9001

Certifies that ZUFALL locations are part of the certified quality management system of the organisation Friedrich Zufall GmbH & Co. KG – Internationale Spedition.

ISO 14001

Certifies that ZUFALL locations are part of the certified environmental management system of the organisation Friedrich Zufall GmbH & Co. KG – Internationale Spedition.

ISO 45001

Certifies that Logistec Logistik, Management und Consulting GmbH has introduced and applies an occupational health and safety management system.

AEO-F

Certifies Friedrich Zufall GmbH & Co. KG – International Spedition as an authorised economic operator.

GfRs-bio

Certifies that Friedrich Zufall GmbH & Co. KG – Internationale Spedition is in accordance with European Union Regulation number 2018/848 for the storage of organically and ecologically labelled products.

HaCCP

Certifies that Friedrich Zufall GmbH & Co. KG – Internationale Spedition has introduced and maintains an HACCP concept in accordance with Codex Alimentarius.

IFS

Certifies that Friedrich Zufall GmbH & Co. KG – Internationale Spedition demonstrates a legally compliant and safety-conscious behaviour in all company processes that involve the handling of packaged food under controlled conditions through its own initiative and self-commitment.